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TFGL2021 - S3 - Ep 4 - Privacy Wars

  • S12E4
  • 40:06
  • July 21st 2021

Welcome back to another episode of the tech for good live podcast. If you’ve lost a bet, or have been tricked into listening to the show for the first time… it’s a podcast all about using technology to have a positive impact in the world.

Today’s show is jam-packed with excellence, or with tedium, depending on whether you’re “cool” or whatever.  We talk about how the planet is getting hotter but not in a good way. We dig into some stats about charity digital skills and we discuss web privacy and a really boring fight for the future of the internet.

This week’s topics:

Stat of the week

The Amazon rainforest is now producing more CO2 than it absorbs - The Guardian

Charity news of the week

The Charity Digital Skills report is released today with some interesting findings from the pandemic age.

Tech news of the week

Inside Big Tech’s angry, geeky, often petty ware for your privacy. - Protocol

Are you for Verified ID’s for social media…? Sign this petition.

If you’re against it...sign this one.

Rant of the week

The Right to Repair Law - Interesting Engineering 

And finally… 

3D Cat Billboard in Tokyo - People


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